Common Cruise Ship Injury Questions

Had an accident or injury onboard a cruise ship?

Most people are unprepared for dealing with an injury on a cruise ship. They’re on vacation and while enjoying their time, an accident occurs or they become sick. With millions of people traveling on cruise ships each year, injuries do happen. hire-cruise-ship-accident-lawyer

Once you’ve sought medical attention for your injury and have been treated, you may be wondering what to do next.

If you’re like most injured passengers that we talk with, you’re likely to have plenty of questions. We’re here to help.

Accurate information is important and can result in helping you quickly find the right course of legal action. Have a plan of action is reassuring, especially when you’re dealing with so many other issues including hosptial bills, insurance claims, missed work and interrupted family time.

For a free consultation with a cruise ship injury lawyer, please call us at this toll-free number: 800-905-2891.

Common Cruise Ship Injury Questions

Can I sue a cruise line?
Yes. Assuming you have a legitimate reason for suing, you can file a claim against a cruise line. An experienced attorney can help you evaluate your claim. injury-question-for-cruise-ship-lawyer

How long do I have to file a claim against a cruise line?
Keep in mind that passenger rights and legal remedies are dictated by the individual cruise lines. This information is outlined in your ticket of passage. It contains provisions regarding when, where and how potential claims must be litigated. Most cruise lines require that a case be filed within 1 year from the date of the accident.

Where do I need to file a suit against a cruise line?
Specific information coming soon.

Why do I need a Florida based attorney?
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Can I sue for illness or getting sick?
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I am a crew member – what are my rights?
Specific information coming soon.

How do I find a good cruise ship injury lawyer?
Specific information coming soon.

Do you handle cruise ship ‘slip and fall’ cases?
Yes, our attorneys handle slip and fall cases against cruise lines. Vessels and their crew must maintain a safe property, free of known and obvious hazards. Our lawyers can help you prove that a hazard existed and was the cause of your accident.

Get compensation for your cruise ship injuries

Waks and Barnett, P.A. has successfully represented hundreds of clients whose settlements have provided millions of dollars in compensation for them. Cruise injury law is a special and complex area. The cruise lines do not make the filing of claims and gaining successful verdicts easy. It takes attorneys who are experienced, focused and determined to help their clients.

Our attorneys – Andrew Waks, Joel Barnett and Jennifer Thompson – specialize in:

Passenger injury and accidents
Slip and fall accidents
Sexual assaults
Medical negligence, malpractice and illness
Tender accidents
Shore excursion accidents
Crew member injury and accidents
Don’t let time go by before contacting an attorney. Most cruise lines dictate a time limit within which injury claims must be filed.
Don’t let questions about your injury go unanswered.

If you or your family have questions or wish to speak to us about a claim, please call us at this toll-free number: 800-905-2891.

Hurt on a Cruise?

We help victims get financial settlements to cover their pain & suffering, medical bills and lost time at work.

Call 1-800-905-2891 or enter your email below for a quick response.

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